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Yandex, VK agree to swap Zen, New platforms for Delivery Club

Yandex, VK agree to swap Zen, New platforms for Delivery Club

Russian Internet companies VK and Yandex have signed binding agreements under which VK will acquire the Zen and News content platforms from Yandex in exchange for food and grocery delivery service Delivery Club, the companies announced. …

Yandex to buy Delivery Club?

Yandex to buy Delivery Club?

VK and Sber are in talks to sell the Delivery Club food delivery service, TASS reports, citing a source familiar with the negotiations' course. "The companies are discussing options for a deal on Delivery …

Elena Bunina resigns from "Yandex" CEO post

Elena Bunina resigns from "Yandex" CEO post

Elena Bunina, CEO of Yandex, is leaving her post, the company's press service reports. "Elena Bunina is leaving the position of CEO of Yandex. Artem Savinovsky has been appointed acting CEO of Yandex in Russia", the report …

Yandex to spend $400-500 million on e-commerce

Yandex to spend $400-500 million on e-commerce

Russia’s Yandex, which on Tuesday reported a 2% rise in 2020 net profit, plans to spend $400 million-$500 million on an e-commerce push this year to help annual revenue reach 305-320 billion roubles ($4.1-4.3 billion), its finance chief said, Reuters reports

Yandex to buy Tinkoff Bank

Yandex to buy Tinkoff Bank

Russian technology company Yandex has negotiated acquisition of Tinkoff Bank with TCS Group, the parent company of the bank, TCS Group says in its statement at the London Stock Exchange. The transaction amount will be $5.48 bln or …

Big Russian firms to draft policy on big data

Big Russian firms to draft policy on big data

Russia's mobile operator MegaFon, Internet companies Yandex and Mail.Ru Group, research company oneFactor, and banks Sberbank and Tinkoff Bank have established an association to set up common principles and standards in the big data sphere, a …

Yandex and Uber to combine ride-hailing in Russia and beyond

Yandex and Uber to combine ride-hailing in Russia and beyond

Yandex.Taxi and Uber will combine their businesses in Russia, Azerbaijan, Armenia, Belarus, Georgia and Kazakhstan. According to the report from Yandex, both Yandex.Taxi and Uber app will operate as before, driver apps, on the other …

Nagorno-Karabakh enters Yandex trending search list

Nagorno-Karabakh enters Yandex trending search list

The conflict in Nagorno-Karabakh has become one of the most popular search queries in Yandex in 2016 in the 'events' category. Such events as the parliamentary elections in Russia and the presidential elections in the United …

Iran blocks international version of Yandex

Iran blocks international version of Yandex

The international version of the search engine Yandex (yandex.com) was blocked in Iran, this information was confirmed by the press attaché of the Russian embassy in Tehran, Maxim Suslov. "The Iranian side said …

German Klimenko: Google and Facebook may be blocked in Russia

German Klimenko: Google and Facebook may be blocked in Russia

The adviser to the President of the Russian Federation on the internet, German Klimenko, stated that Google and Facebook may be blocked in Russia, so sooner or later they have to start to comply with Russian law. However, he …

Yandex has no plans for office in Tehran

Yandex has no plans for office in Tehran

Yandex rejects the statement of the Iranian Minister of Communications and Information Technology, Mahmoud Vaezi, about opening an office in Tehran. “Currently we have no plans to open new offices,” Trend …

Yandex plans to attract investors to its project in Turkey

Yandex plans to attract investors to its project in Turkey

Yandex is considering the possibility of new investors participating in new projects in Turkey, the company’s CEO Arkady Volozh said on the sidelines of the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum. "Our strategy of

Yandex does not plan to leave Turkish market

Yandex does not plan to leave Turkish market

Yandex does not plan to leave Turkey’s market, the company’s CEO Arkady Volozh said on the sidelines of the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum. The Vedomosti newspaper reported that Yandex failed to make significant …